verb (used with object), sheathed, sheath·ing.
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Origin of sheathe
OTHER WORDS FROM sheathesheather, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sheathesheath, sheathe
Words nearby sheathe
Example sentences from the Web for sheathe
You lived to see your country's independence established, and to sheathe your swords from war.Select Speeches of Daniel Webster|Daniel Webster
A couple of swords, neither of which could serve to sheathe the other.Emily Bront|A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
Kuru's undivided kingdom Dhrita-rashtra rules alone, Let us sheathe our swords in friendship and the monarch's empire own!Maha-bharata|Anonymous
I will sheathe this weapon in my heart, and, if I am mortal, my woes will be ended.Auriol|W. Harrison Ainsworth
England and France were equally desirous to sheathe the sword.The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power|John S. C. Abbott